One of the best-positioned mountain towns in the Tyrol region, St Johann is located right between the Wilder Kaiser range and the Kitzbüheler Horn.
For those itching to get out into the green hills and craggy peaks, there are 200 kilometres of hiking trails just waiting to be explored. Back in town, St Johann’s lively centre boasts plenty of restaurant options, and excellent transport links to Salzburg, Innsbruck, and Munich too. While there are no lakes in St Johann, there is an awesome outdoor leisure centre with heated pools that’s great for families.
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Don’t miss the opportunity to get out on a bike ride, as St Johann’s trials are some of the best. Challenge yourself and head for steeper mountain routes or take it easy and opt for the meadows and riverside paths.
High-flying family fun
Savour the view as you ride the cable car to Hornpark Kletterwald – largest high-ropes course in the Kitzbühel Alps. Explore the alpine forest from the treetops as you and your family negotiate the bridges and obstacles of 11 different courses.
The Eagle Walk
The particularly beautiful first section of this epic 33 section hike starts in St. Johann. It takes you via ‘must-see’ Schleier waterfall and Gaudeamushütte - an excellent mountain hut eatery where you can enjoy a well-deserved lunch.